FRI, SAT, and SUN, NOV 1, 2, and 3 — 10:00 to 5:00
Traditional Leather Bookbinding with Jon Buller. Learn the basics of traditional leather bookbinding while making a quarter case binding with leather corners. Students will sew their own text block on tapes or cords. In addition, you will learn the basics of knife sharpening and leather paring. This style of book includes adding false raised bands along the spine and even adding gold stamping to the covers. All the materials, including decorative paper and leather are part of the materials fee. Students will need to purchase some basic bookbinding tools, including a leather paring knife. Some bookbinding experience is recommended for this intensive 3 day workshop.
Class Fee: $295 — Materials Fee: $50